The second book in the Junior English course builds on the material covered in Book 1 and is suitable for pupils aged 8+ (Year 4 upwards). Covering grammar, punctuation, spelling, oral work and wider reading, this challenging book encourages independent learning and will ensure a thorough understanding of the study of English.
- Follows straight on from Junior English Book 1 for a seamless transition in learning
- Grammar, punctuation and spelling guidance throughout ensure pupils gain a strong grasp of the English language
- Includes enchanting reading passages from texts such as Snow White, James and the Giant Peach and The Diary of Anne Frank to engage and inspire pupils
An accompanying Answer Book is available featuring suggested answers and guidance for all the exercises in the book, enabling easy identification of gaps in knowledge and areas for improvement.
After some years in the legal profession, Andrew Hammond retrained as a teacher and has taught English for ten years in schools across the south east of England. He has prepared boys and girls for the 11+ and 13+ Common Entrance and Scholarship exams as well as working as a Year 5 class teacher, Year 6 Coordinator, KS3 Coordinator and Head of English and Drama. Andrew is the Head of English and Drama at Copthorne Preparatory School and lives in Surrey with his wife and three young rascals.